World Bank South Asia Region team provides a platform for conversations about regional connectivity and helps find common ground between country priorities and regional integration.

Mandakini Kaul |

The World Bank team, WePOWER strategic and institutional partners, and high school female students from Nepal gathered at the closing session of the Women in Power Sector Network in South Asia (…

Tehreem Saifey |

  ¿Quién pensaría que Panamá es conocido popularmente como el país más frío de América Latina? Cualquier persona que viaje a este país debe considerar, además de las imágenes de playas…

Mariano González Serrano, Melisa Gaitan Fanconi |

It is well established in the economic literature that it’s the rich who benefit from the lion’s share of energy subsidies. Yet, it is often the poor and vulnerable who protest loudly against…

Guillermo Beylis, Barbara Cunha |

Cette page en : English Imaginez une île, au large du Bangladesh, si isolée qu’un raccordement au réseau d’électricité n’est pas envisageable, ni maintenant ni probablement dans un avenir proche.…

Riccardo Puliti |

هذه المدونة متوفرة باللغات التالية: English | Français أما اليوم، تشهد مونبورا حالة ازدهار بفضل الطاقة الشمسية. فالأسواق تعج بالناس، والأسر يمكنها تشغيل أجهزة التلفزيون، والمراوح وحتى الثلاجات،…

ريكاردو بولتي |

Picture an island in Bangladesh that is so remote that there is no way the traditional electricity could reach it. Not now, and probably not anytime soon. That was the situation in Monpura just a…

Riccardo Puliti |

Tal vez se asombre, pero la mayoría de los hogares centroamericanos reciben subsidios eléctricos directos, favoreciendo, en algunos casos, a 8 de cada 10 hogares. Esto beneficia, sin duda, a…

Liliana Sousa |

Some months ago, during a visit to one of the Central American countries, while we were on a call with the head of the electricity dispatch center, we noticed by the tone of his voice, that he was…

Mariano González Serrano, Melisa Gaitan Fanconi |

We’re pleased to announce support for 12 projects which seek to improve the way development data are produced, managed, and used. They bring together diverse teams of collaborators from around the…

World Bank Data Team |